Wolverine World Wide, Inc. ( WWW ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share scheduled for February 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WWW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that WWW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $40.43, the dividend yield is 1.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WWW was $40.43, representing a -15.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.99 and a 21.41% increase over the 52 week low of $33.30.
WWW is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) and Steven Madden, Ltd. ( SHOO ). WWW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.19. Zacks Investment Research reports WWW's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -17.66%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WWW Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to WWW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WWW as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCD )
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJT )
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 G ( SLYG )
- Russell Small Cap Low P/E ETF (SCLP).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of 8.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WWW at 2.95%.